Who are we?

Each year thousands of people visit Birds Hill Park, an incredible natural environment near Winnipeg that offers a broad range of recreational opportunities.

Incorporated in 2000, Friends of Birds Hill Park is a democratic non-profit, voluntary association of individuals committed to conserving the park’s natural environment.

Our vision is to be a thriving organization that collaborates with partners and Birds Hill Park management to educate the public about the park’s natural heritage and foster a healthy natural environment.

What do we do?

This member-driven registered charity coordinates projects and activities to meet the following goals:
  • Preserve

    Maintain the ecological integrity of Birds Hill Park and minimize negative human impacts on the park ecosystem.

  • Promote

    Promote awareness and understanding of the park’s natural history.

  • Health

    Foster a healthy natural environment in Birds Hill Park in support of Manitoban’s mental, physical and spiritual health, and the health of generations to come.

  • Recreation

    Support outdoor recreational activities that are compatible with enjoyment of the natural environment.

  • Membership

    Broaden membership and participation by meeting our mission in ways that are meaningful, fun and fulfilling for members.

  • Cooperate

    Work cooperatively with Manitoba Conservation to accomplish our mission and goals.

 

The organization is guided by By-laws approved at its 2011 annual general meeting.